Quick Weekend Roundup!

Art House Summer Blowout, Demolition Exhibit, Short Grain Ribbon Cutting, 6th Borough Market, Philippine Festival


So much for taking it easy this weekend! How could I not write about all the fun that I got to experience in Jersey City! That being said, Friday night I was planning on attending the … [read more]

Hero Gawd

"Mama Rich"


Months ago, I interviewed local rap group, The Designer Boyz at their studio, and before sitting down to talk they had me listen to rapper/producer Hero’s new single “Mama Rich” before it dropped. After listening to … [read more]

Willow Benham

Stylish kiddo


I’ve known Willow since before mini-chicpea was even born, she is the uber stylish toddler of one of my dear Jersey City friends. Every time I see Willow she is wearing a fun outfit; from princess … [read more]

Newark Ave Pedestrian Plaza!

We got the scoop!


It’s official friends, Newark Ave officially became a pedestrian plaza as of yesterday. The block going from Grove to Erie will be closed to all road traffic FOREVER, all day, everyday!

I went to check it … [read more]

Duchess Free

Stylish Pup


This Saturday the Liberty Humane Society is throwing it’s second annual Hamilton BARK Festival, at Hamilton Park, from 12-7pm. Hamilton BARK is a one-day community festival and fundraiser for LHS, including live entertainment and activities for … [read more]

The Book of Helga

Alex Pergament


Alex Pergament is a photographer and artist who happens to also practice Law… usually it is the other way around, a Lawyer who does art as a hobby… but not in this case. I met Alex … [read more]

JCITFF Summer Blockbuster Party!

Wednesday, June 24th @Battelo


Last October, I attended the Jersey City Film Festival Opening night at Parlay Studios, it was the first time I ever got a Press pass and officially covered a local event with a red carpet and … [read more]

A day at PS 22

ChicpeaJC goes back to school


A few weeks ago, at a local restaurant I ran into friend Joel (aka NemoBeatz) and he told me all about his experience as Principal for the day at Public School #22. He wouldn’t stop raving … [read more]

Mackienzie King

Commonless Apparel

Edit 5

Mackienzie King is a force to be reckoned with, I give her a year before she becomes a Jersey City legend. We found each other on social media a few months ago and immediately connected. Mackienzie … [read more]

Mini Weekend Roundup

TECCS 5K, Hamilton Park Festival, Egyptian Festival & The 6th Borough Market


Last weekend was a little intense…even for me. After covering what seemed to be around 1,000 different events for the Epic Jersey City weekend roundup, I needed an epic nap. This weekend, I decided to take … [read more]